6 days in Mudgee, Dubbo & Parkes Itinerary

6 days in Mudgee, Dubbo & Parkes Itinerary

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6 days in Mudgee, Dubbo & Parkes Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Mudgee
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Dubbo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Parkes
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Mudgee

Mudgee ©
White latticed historic buildings and a red brick clock tower occupy Mudgee's town center.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Burrundulla Wines, learn about winemaking at Burnbrae Wines, and then sample the fine beverages at Baker Williams Distillery.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Mudgee journey planner.

Sydney to Mudgee is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get slightly colder in Mudgee: highs are around 21°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Dubbo.

Things to do in Mudgee

Wineries Breweries & Distilleries
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Burnbrae Wines ©
Burnbrae Wines
Burrundulla Wines ©
Burrundulla Wines
Baker Williams Distillery ©
Baker Williams Distillery

2
nights
Dubbo

Dubbo ©
Visit the city of Dubbo, the most populous urban area in the Orana Region, for an exciting and thriving multicultural city from which to explore the surrounding Great Western Plains.
Explore hidden gems such as Dundullimal Homestead and Gilgandra Rural Museum. Take a break from Dubbo with a short trip to Narromine Aviation Museum in Narromine, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: learn about winemaking at Red Earth Estate.

Plan my day in Dubbo using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Mudgee to Dubbo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In May in Dubbo, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Parkes.

Things to do in Dubbo

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Narromine Aviation Museum, Gilgandra Rural Museum
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Narromine Aviation Museum ©
Narromine Aviation Museum
Dundullimal Homestead ©
Dundullimal Homestead
Red Earth Estate ©
Red Earth Estate

2
nights
Parkes

Parkes ©
Parkes is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Parkes Aviation Museum - HARS, stroll the grounds of Forbes Cemetery, take an in-depth tour of Forbes Historical Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Memorial Hill Lookout, and finally pause for some photo ops at War Memorial.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Parkes trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Dubbo to Parkes takes 1.5 hours. On the 14th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Parkes

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Forbes
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Forbes Historical Museum ©
Forbes Historical Museum
War Memorial ©
War Memorial
Forbes Cemetery ©
Forbes Cemetery

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